The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1951 Season

Season Summary

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1951 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1951 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 14 8 6 0 16 303 311 W3 5-1-0
    Home 7 3 4 0 6 149 175 W2 3-3-0
    Visitor 7 5 2 0 10 154 136 W4 4-2-0

Full 1951 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1951 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.490 3-4-0 (7) 5-2-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.286
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.571
Saskatchewan Roughriders (6) 0.571

Team Scoring

19511950 +/-
Average Combined Score 43.86 +16.79
Average Winning Score 26.75 +6.35
Average Losing Score 14.83 +10.08
Average Home Score 21.29 +5.00
Average Visitor Score 22.00 +6.43
Average Margin of Victory 8.38 -4.32
Average Margin of Loss 12.50 -2.50

1951 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 5,500
  • Total: 65,800
  • High: 9,600
  • Avg: 9,400 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1950 Avg: +1,557
  • Low: 9,000
  • Sellouts: 7
  • % of Capacity: 170.91
  • Diff from League Avg: +7,671

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1951 home stadium: Winnipeg Stadium
  • Capacity: 19,660
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1955 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Winnipeg 334174 333568 491362 346599 149 (21.3)154 (22.0)303 (21.6)
Opponent 191736 592786 4978127 481462 136 (19.4)175 (25.0)311 (22.2)

Lead/Trailed Record by Quarter

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 4 (3-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 5 (4-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 9 (7-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (0-3-0)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 5 (4-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (6-1-0) 4 (2-2-0) 3 (0-3-0)
After 3rd 3 (3-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (3-2-0) 5 (5-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 8 (3-5-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1951 All-Star Selections

8 All-Division Selections
First Team
HB Tom Casey
E Neill Armstrong
T Robert “Buddy” Tinsley, Jr.
Second Team
QB Jack Jacobs
FB Jim Spavital
FW Robert “Bud” Korchak
G Gerry DeLeeuw
T Dick Huffman

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Sat. Aug. 25
EDM 30 @ WPG 24 L 9,600
1
Mon. Aug. 27
CGY 24 @ WPG 34 W 9,600
2
Thu. Aug. 30
SSK 33 @ WPG 1 L 9,000
2
Mon. Sept. 3
WPG 24 @ SSK 22 W 10,000
3
Sat. Sept. 8
WPG 19 @ EDM 35 L 11,000
3
Mon. Sept. 10
WPG 12 @ CGY 18 L 9,000
4
Sat. Sept. 15
WPG 21 @ SSK 12 W 10,000
5
Sat. Sept. 22
SSK 30 @ WPG 17 L 9,600
6
Sat. Sept. 29
WPG 33 @ CGY 18 W 8,000
6
Mon. Oct. 1
WPG 15 @ EDM 8 W 11,000
7
Sat. Oct. 6
CGY 18 @ WPG 16 L 9,500
7
Mon. Oct. 8
EDM 27 @ WPG 38 W 9,500
8
Sat. Oct. 13
WPG 30 @ SSK 23 W 7,500
9
Sat. Oct. 20
SSK 13 @ WPG 19 W 9,000
P1
Sat. Oct. 27
WPG 1 @ EDM 4 L 13,000